PrEP Provider Toolkit

Patient-centered approach

Section 2Discussing PrEP naturally requires very sensitive information to be shared. A mindful and patient-centered approach is necessary to instill the comfort and build proper rapport. In this section, we will review gender-related terminology and how to effectively obtain a sexual and substance use history. Tailoring your approach will continuously involve trial and error but over time, you will find what works best for you and your patients.